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Thread: Overeem turned down two fight offers with Dos Santos

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    Quote Originally Posted by KevoOnTheRadio View Post
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    I meant that's what he is supposed to be compared to what he actually does.

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    Can't wait to see Junior knock Overeem's lights out sooner or later.

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    I still think Overeem is the worst matchup for JDS at HW unless he employs his unseen BJJ.

    Granted, if Overeem plods forward with his chin up he's finished. However, I would still say that the things JDS attempts from the outside land him firmly in range for a knee and counter from someone with the clinch striking of Overeem. JDS makes a TON of mistakes in his technique and defense that are covered up by his handspeed vs. lesser strikers.
    And the piano, it sounds like a carnival
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    Quote Originally Posted by SimpleJack View Post
    I still think Overeem is the worst matchup for JDS at HW unless he employs his unseen BJJ.

    Granted, if Overeem plods forward with his chin up he's finished. However, I would still say that the things JDS attempts from the outside land him firmly in range for a knee and counter from someone with the clinch striking of Overeem. JDS makes a TON of mistakes in his technique and defense that are covered up by his handspeed vs. lesser strikers.
    Agreed. It is a striking battle I would love to see.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BonesKnows View Post
    if that were the case they would be playing up the fact that he is coming off a win rather than how shity his last fight was and how much of a pussy - paraphrase what dana white said Overrem is (which i do not agree with). In all honesty i was hoping for a Overrem / Hunt fight.
    You know how Dana is; this week he calls you a pussy, next week he calls you the greatest fighter of all time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by trustkill View Post
    You know how Dana is; this week he calls you a pussy, next week he calls you the greatest fighter of all time.
    Oh come on. You make it sound like Dana bases what comes out of his mouth on potential profit margins.

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    That and his own insecurity-driven need to play the "I've got the biggest and best everything so if you disagree with me you're a useless failure at life so na-na-na boo-boo" game.
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